Separations in Jordan are little. It is anything but difficult to base yourself in Amman and make a progression of day tours from Amman out to close-by attractions. The principle draw is floating your day away at the Dead Sea; you could join this with a visit to the close-by Baptism Site of Jesus. On the other hand, the sociable old town of Madaba is simple to reach – and, with your vehicle, you could develop a delicate, roundabout day-trip from Amman to Madaba, at that point the Mount Nebo mosaics, then the Dead Sea with or without the Baptism Site, and back to Amman. On the off chance that you begin early, and keep up a reasonable pace, this circuit is likewise conceivable by transport.
A lovely day-trip into the sloping county side west of Amman could take in the Hellenistic royal residence of Qasr Al Abd and the nearby caves and specialties workshops of Iraq Al Amir, the wonderful old Ottoman capital of Salt and a dinner or a walk around the paths of old Fuheis.
North of Amman, the Roman remnants at Jerash make for an incredible half-day trip, set in some dazzling rolling countryside. Consolidate Jerash with a visit to Ajloun manor – or make a day of it with a stroll on Ajloun’s Al Ayoun Trail.
East of Amman, a circuit of streets takes in the captivating “Desert Castles” – this is anything but difficult to do by taxi or private vehicle, yet incomprehensible on open transport.
With one leg immovably planted in its old history and the other jumping into advancement, Jordan’s capital city has bounty to offer guests.
You can witness an old meeting new in Jordan’s jolting capital city of Amman. Antiquated Roman remnants, hip shisha bistros, complex souks, and a humming nightlife scene extend over the hilly scene, enticing voyagers of numerous types to exploration during Amman City tour that we at Go Jordan Travel & Tourism organize.
Amman has in store something or other for every nature of vacationers. Whichever group you fall in, it is for sure that you have something to explore and enjoy.
For History Lovers
Hundreds of years of history are balanced on Jebel al-Qala’a, Amman’s most elevated slope, where old Roman, Byzantine, and Umayyad remnants make up the territory known as the Citadel. Guests meander back in time through the stone-cut segments and vaulted chambers of the striking Temple of Hercules and Umayyad Palace. More distant down the slope, the amazing second-century Roman Theater, the focal point of antiquated Philadelphia, is cut into the edge. As an extra, the Citadel’s high vantage point offers amazing perspectives on downtown Amman.
You can also be part of our Amman to Petra day trip and stand in front of history at Petra.
For those who love festivals
Amman’s expanding art scene sets the phase for some epic celebrations. Each late spring, a huge number of revellers run to King Hussein Park for the Amman Summer Festival—an upbeat blast of dance, music, and artistry. In May, observers can see masterpieces of graffiti at the Baladk Street Art Festival, and in July, the Franco-Arab Film Festival features French-Arab preparations. If you cannot make it the summer grasp the dramatization at the European Film Festival held in November.
For fashion lovers
Weave your way through the city’s twisting souks, where traders trade diverse products. Snatch true trinkets, lamps, adornments, and collectibles in Souk al-Bukharia in downtown Amman. For customers hoping to overdo it, head to Gold Souk, where intricate gold and silver gems decorate window shows, enticing customers to exhaust their wallets. In case you are searching for vintage style motivation, stop by the Jordan Folklore Museum and Museum of Popular Tradition, both situated inside the Roman Theater, which shows customary Jordanian and Palestinian ensembles, gems, and crowns.
For food lovers
Treat your taste buds to the hot and sweet flavours of Amman. Alongside the King Hussein Mosque, the scents of candy-coated natural products, flaky baklawa, and syrupy kanafeh improve the air at the Souk Al-Sukar, or sugar market. Hone your cooking aptitudes at Beit Sitti, where guests figure out how to set up their four-course supper. Those searching for fine dining with an old-world environment should dare to Kan Zaman, which presents customary Jordanian and Levantine cooking styles. Vaulted stone roofs, delicately lit lamps, and Arabic music transport burger joints to another century. For conventional Arab dishes, taste falafel in the family-run Hashem, request mansaf at Sufra Restaurant and fulfill your sweet tooth with some baklawa at Jabri Restaurant.
For fans of architecture
Amman is where you can witness Islamic design spanning from olden times to most recent. Four transcending minarets announce the presence of the pink-and-white King Hussein Mosque. The Ottoman-style development revamped in 1932 over the site of an old mosque from A.D. 640 is a place that you will love to visit. On Fridays during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, admirers regularly spill out onto the boulevards. Adventure more remote east, where the turquoise-domed King Abdullah Mosque, a dedication to the late King Hussein’s granddad, flies against the sandy-hued scene. The dome decorated by amazing Quranic engravings obliges a great many admirers. An additional 15 minutes east, Abu Darwish Mosque sits on Jebel al-Ashrafiyeh, one of Amman’s seven hills, and is most remarkable for its staggering exterior, made up of substituting layers of highly contrasting stone.
For Night part lovers
For some, the fun starts when the sun goes down. Dance to the beats of a live DJ at H20 Pool and Lounge at the Kempinski Hotel. Make the most of your blend with a fantastic view at the Ghoroub Lounge on the housetop of the Landmark Hotel, or eat under the fiber-optic light fixtures of 32º North at the Grand Hyatt. Those searching for an even more serene night can unwind at one of Amman’s in vogue shisha and espresso parlours dispersed over the city. Head to diverse Rainbow Street and request some local eats and fruity-seasoned shisha at Jafra Restaurant and Cafe while tuning in to live music. Unwind into a heap of splendid pillows at the astounding Azkadenya Arabic eatery, grab a dessert with an additional side of swag at Fashion Café, or taste on an espresso with a decent book at the hallucinogenic Books@Café.
So, visit Amman and enjoy the most when you are in town or at places nearby.